- Drain plug for C-drive and Spurs
Re: Drain plug for C-drive and Spurs
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I have seen that 2nd O ring photo before. I do not remember where I saw it, but I think it is wrong. I took a photo of the V Plug/Bolt from Amel right after I unwrapped it. Here it is:
There were a total of 3 pieces. V Plug/Bolt, O ring, and metal washer.
I believe that Amel once told me that sometimes you have to use 2 metal washers, especially if reusing a metal washer which has been compressed.
I have some confusion about sealing the C-drive drain plug used with the Spurs linecutter. I re-installed the plug with an O-ring and a Dowty washer (the metal washer with a rubber insert) but it is too loosely fitted when the V lines up and I do not think I can tighten it further to get the V correctly oriented. I then found the photo below on my PC that shows an second o-ring and a sealing washer. I also have a photo posted by someone else without these two. Plus Nikimat does not show these. Which is correct? I have attached both photos below.
Sabbatical III, SM419, Rhode Island, USA
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